Crafting together personal interviews, old photographs, and footage of speeches, 'RBG' tells the story of the woman who introduced sex discrimination to the Supreme Court.

‘RBG’ documentary brings depth to unlikely feminist icon

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While women across the country took to the streets in the 1960s to protest gender discrimination in the workplace, Ruth Bader Ginsburg stayed home. After all, she had her own work to do, from teaching law at Rutgers to being the general counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). In contrast, she contributed to […]

Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.), Bruce Banner/Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), and Wong (Benedict Wong) about to defend Earth from first attack

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ lives up to the hype in new ways

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After 10 years of setting up the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), “Avengers Infinity War” delivers a different story compared to past MCU movies and finally puts together a significant culmination of heroes that create this world. The movie immediately starts off by setting up the foreboding tone that pervades the entire film. The tone is […]

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Post Malone repeats musical formula in second studio album “Beerbongs & Bentleys”

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Post Malone released his second studio album, “Beerbongs & Bentleys,” on April 27. Already, the album has broken the most amount of streams on Spotify with 411 first-week streams and 78 million first-day streams. The songs’ sluggish rap style to follow along the lines of previous works such as “I Fall Apart” and “White Iverson.” […]

Mini sized Rodeo Beach Surf Bowl. The earthy feel throughout the cafe contributes to the healthy lifestyle.

Rio Rock Açai Cafe offers fresh toppings but minimal serving sizes

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“People here, they live healthy: they’re biking, they’re surfing, they’re running. People take care of themselves. Then what goes hand in hand with that is nutrition, and [acai] one of the healthiest things you can put in your body,” said Mike Rupers co-owner of Rio Rock Açai Cafe. The cafe opened on May 2 and […]


“A Higher Loyalty” wows …. After 200 pages

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“A short time later, with a serious look on his face,  [Trump] said, ‘I need loyalty. I expect loyalty,’” wrote former FBI director James Comey is his new biography, “A Higher Loyalty.” “A Higher Loyalty” was a bestseller before it was even released, based on the sheer number of preorders, according to CNN. The biography, […]

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“Life of the Party” livens up reality of college with improbable depiction

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With a title like “Life of the Party” and a familiar comedian like Melissa McCarthy, many expectations about the types of jokes and situations that will be found in the film arise as one enters the theater. McCarthy is known for her often buttoned-up and seemingly innocent characters, who experience a massive change or problem […]

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May Bark Beats

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Seniors, this is it—the time has finally come for the class of 2018 to graduate! To commemorate the occasion, Bark Beats has chosen one memorable album from each of the past four years. Freshman year The Weeknd – “Beauty Behind the Madness” (2015)  The Weeknd, also known as Abel Tesfaye, made a huge splash in […]

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Atalaya Cafe offers casual twist in Marin

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Upon entering the bright turquoise door of Atalaya Cafe, one can easily see why the establishment isn’t a typical Marin fine dining experience. Natural light floods the room through multiple large picture windows, creating a lively atmosphere. Conversations are energetic and chatter fills the air. The open kitchen and tiled floors add to the relaxed […]

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‘California’ EP has potential to be the album of the summer

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When it comes to producer Diplo, there is no such thing as a “small project.” The LA-based artist is best known for hits like “Lean On,” “Revolution” and “Where Are U Now.” The man is rolling in platinum records, with at least 11 in the U.S. alone. Every year, at least one of his songs […]